Counselling support

If you’re struggling with the transition to student life, know that you don’t ever have to go through it alone.

Need immediate assistance?

Visit our crisis support page for emergency resources and advice.

Where to find counselling services

We know that student life can sometimes be tough

  • Finding it difficult to settle into your life or study in Adelaide?
  • Worried or stressed about your studies?
  • Confused, lonely or finding it hard to relax?
  • Angry or unhappy?
  • Depressed or anxious?
  • Feeling bothered or disrespected by another person?
  • Experienced sexual assault and harassment?
  • Upset by a crisis, trauma or loss?
  • Worried about your physical or mental health?
  • Feeling fine but would just like to talk?

Ann Sherwell, a professional counsellor at Eynesbury College, is available for confidential support for all personal issues and difficulties – no matter how sensitive.

Drop in to Ann’s office on Level 1 at the Coglin St campus or make an appointment at Coglin St Student Services (Reception).

Ann’s contact details are:

P: +61 8 82169144

M: +61448878943

ASherwell@eynesbury.sa.edu.au

Other counselling services

For immediate emergency help

Our counselling service is not a 24-hour service for students in crisis. If you need immediate emergency help, contact LifeLine or SuicideLine now.

Lifeline (all ages)

  • Telephone counselling 13 11 14 (Open 24 hours 7 days a week)
  • Support Chat (Open 7 pm – 4 am 7 days a week)
  • Lifeline’s 24/7 crisis support services can be accessed through the free Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450. The caller should then ask to talk to Lifeline on 13 11 14 in the language required.

1800Respect: Sexual assault & family/Partner violence crisis counselling (all ages)

  • Telephone Counselling 1800 737 732 (Open 24 hours 7 days a week)
  • Online Counselling (Open 24 hours 7 days a week)

Beyond blue (all ages)

  • Telephone Counselling 1300 22 4636 (Open 24 hours 7 days a week)
  • Chat (Open 3 pm – 12 am 7 days a week)

Headspace (for ages 12 – 25)

  • Telephone counselling 1800 650 890 (Open 9 am – 1 am 7 days a week)

Chat (Open 9 am – 1 am 7 days a week)